Pain Mechanism Shown to be Different in Male and Female Mice

Pain Mechanism Shown to be Different in Male and Female Mice

Men and women react different to many situations, just ask any married couple about how to load the dishwasher, but a new study using mice shows our mechanisms for perceiving pain are vastly different. Cells within the immune system called microglia respond to injury or inflammation via signals to the brain to sensitize the body […]

TBI: Distinct Differences in Soldiers

TBI: Distinct Differences in Soldiers

The unseen damage that is caused by war is wreaking havoc on our veterans.  Between the astronomical rate of suicide and the PTSD that is rampant within the military community, there is a growing need for research to determine useful treatments for these heroes that have volunteered to protect our country. Dr. Vassilis Koliatsos, the […]

PTSD: Treatment Option Seems Successful

PTSD: Treatment Option Seems Successful

Former Army staff sergeant Jonathan Warren claims that he is symptom free. Joseph Hummel says he was able to sleep normally for the first time in years after his first treatment in March and awoke a far calmer man. According to more than 100 vets that have been through treatment since offering it in 2013 […]